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Follow me through personal interior projects in my home.  There will be makeovers, mood boards, up-cycle projects and shopping for the home!

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The Reading Nook – The Finished Article

So…. it’s finished… *takes a deep breath of satisfaction* It has taken so much longer than I expected and originally planned for, but yes, the Reading Nook is finally finished. The ceiling has been freshened, the walls have been painted with 3 coats of Tuxedo Blue and the seat in the Nook has been built […]

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The Reading Nook Project – The Final Design Sketch

In the third instalment of the ‘Reading Nook Series’, I’m going to share with you what I do before every interior project… I doodle. This isn’t revolutionary. But it is helpful in picturing what the end result of the project is going to look like. And I figured, what’s better than me just telling you […]

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The Reading Nook Project – The Moodboard

So last week I shared my super exciting up-coming project in the home… the Reading Nook! If you haven’t read it yet, you can find it here – go read it before you come back to look at this gorgeous moodboard. Check out the linked Pinterest board too! Today I’m going to share my moodboard […]

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The Reading Nook Project – Studio at 17

It’s a very exciting time! After months of wishing I could start working on projects around the house, but having to wait due to circumstances, money, time and all that fun ‘adulting’ stuff…. it’s finally time to start working on the first house project!! Of course, I’m starting off small…. with BIG plans. The first […]

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The Interior Trend of 2019 I’m Super Excited About

After reading the Good Homes Magazine article on the 2019 Interior Design trends (have you seen it? – I’ll leave the link below), I’m looking forward to seeing what this year has to offer on the interior style front! With warm light neutrals, brighter warmer colours and more rich and textured materials, it’s going to be an interesting year!  But my current favourite interior trend should be no surprise! Botanical Greens As I mentioned in my recent blog post about our bathroom, I […]

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The Bathroom Project – Studio at 17

Our rental home bathroom has been neglected since we moved in – that’s soon to change! Check out my plans to turn our tired bathroom into an opulent haven. I’ve called this blog ‘Studio at 17’ because The Mister and I live at No. 17 down a little street in a Historic Town in Yorkshire. […]

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Rust-Oleum Chalk Paints: A Studio at 17 Review

I’m a huge fan of an upcycle project, using items in ways that they are not necessarily designed for and updating furniture to create unique pieces. I don’t get chance to do it very often, but earlier on this year I was able to spruce up a couple of drawer chests. For the projects, I […]

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